Fashion Institute of Technology: Ranking & Review

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New York
United States
Top 9%

Fashion Institute of Technology Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate47%42%48%
Enrolled undergraduates1,2631971,066
Enrolled total (including graduate students)8,8461,3687,478

2,518 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

183 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $50. Application fee for graduates - $50.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesRequired
Admission test scoresNeither required nor recommended
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Fashion Institute of Technology Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $13,945 and other expenses per full academic year.

Fashion Institute of Technology provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 2,300 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$6,670$20,192
Fees for full-time undergraduates$793$793
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$278$841
Tuition for Full-time graduates$11,205$22,898
Fees for full-time graduates$793$793
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$467$925

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Visual and Performing Arts913561281,502
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services761680331,474
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs332286618
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences7358131
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services2121
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies88
Grand Total2,0791,606693,754

A total of 3,685 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Fashion Institute of Technology.

At the master's level 69 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

Graduation rate77%69%78%
  • Full-time retention rate - 89%
  • Part-time retention rate - 44%

General info

Alternative namesFIT
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff1,127
Instructional FTE493
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Small Programs

Location and Contacts

Address227 W 27th St
New York, New York, 10001-5992
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population8,399,000

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